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Box 7 - Week of August 29

Classes started again this week (awww, so sad!) and I am going to blame that on why I didn’t post this yet. I will also use it as an excuse for not posting pictures I took last week… but I’ll post those at some point.  184 more words


Tomato Chicken Sauce


1 chicken breast

1 can tomato sauce

1 red onion

5 – 6 garlic cloves

1 tbs parsley

1/2 tbs oregano

1 bay leaf… 105 more words


Eggplant Parmesan

Eggplant used to be one of those veggies I was scared to make. I just never knew how to prepare it and what to do with it. 839 more words


Basil-Did You Know?

Did you know that Basil is contained in Hildegard’s Medicine Book? Hildegard of Bingen (1098-1179) was known as the first herbalist and naturopath of the middle ages. 54 more words

Essential Oil

Making Pesto

Tatty and Constance were lucky enough to be invited to help with the summer pesto-making extravaganza….. 68 more words

Planked Salmon

Summer is coming to an end, and with it, grilling season.  That calls for something spectacular.  I decided to go about playing with a new “toy” to mark the occasion as well – cedar planks.   229 more words



I often feel I’m really lazy with vegetables. I focus more on perfecting the meat then just toss it over some underappreciated veggies. My fridge has three staples: a Costco sized thing of spinach, baby carrots (I don’t know why I keep buying baby, they’re never as good as the regular ones) and frozen cauliflower. 347 more words